Katyayana-smriti [sanskrit]

by Manmatha Nath Dutt | 2006 | 9,945 words | ISBN-10: 8171102794

The Sanskrit edition of the Katyayana-smriti referencing the English translation and grammatical analysis. The Katyayana-smriti is one of the minor works on Dharmashastra as mentioned in the Yajnavalkya-smriti. Katyayana is the author of a clear and full treatise on law and also wrote on grammar and other subjects. Alternative titles: Kātyāyanasmṛti (कात्यायनस्मृतिः), Kātyāyana-smṛti (कात्यायन-स्मृति).

Verse 60.1 [668]

समूहिनां तु यो धर्मस्तेन धर्मेण ते सदा ।
प्रकुर्युः सर्वकर्माणि स्वधर्मेषु व्यवस्थिताः ॥ १ [६६८] ॥

samūhināṃ tu yo dharmastena dharmeṇa te sadā |
prakuryuḥ sarvakarmāṇi svadharmeṣu vyavasthitāḥ || 1 [668] ||

The English translation of Katyayana-smriti Verse 60.1 [668] is contained in the book Sixteen Minor Smrtis: 2 Volumes by Manmatha Nath Dutt. This book is not available online so in order to read the full text and translation you should buy the book:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (60.1 [668]). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Samuhin, Yah, Dharma, Tad, Tena, Dharmena, Yushmad, Sada, Sad, Pra, Sarvakarman, Svadharma, Vyavasthita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Katyayana-smriti Verse 60.1 [668]). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “samūhināṃ tu yo dharmastena dharmeṇa te sadā
  • samūhinām -
  • samūhin (noun, masculine)
    [genitive plural]
    samūhin (noun, neuter)
    [genitive plural]
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
  • yo* -
  • yaḥ (indeclinable relative)
    [indeclinable relative]
    ya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
    yaḥ (pronoun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • dharmas -
  • dharma (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tena -
  • tena (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ta (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    tan (verb class 8)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 4)
    [perfect active second plural]
    tan (verb class 1)
    [perfect active second plural]
  • dharmeṇa -
  • dharmeṇa (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    dharma (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
  • te -
  • ta (noun, masculine)
    [locative single]
    ta (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual], [locative single]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative single], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    tad (noun, neuter)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural]
    (noun, feminine)
    [nominative dual], [accusative dual]
    yuṣmad (pronoun, none)
    [dative single], [genitive single]
  • sadā -
  • sadā (indeclinable)
    [indeclinable]
    sad (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental single]
    sad (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental single]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “prakuryuḥ sarvakarmāṇi svadharmeṣu vyavasthitāḥ
  • pra -
  • pra (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    pra (Preverb)
    [Preverb]
  • kuryuḥ -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [optative active third plural]
  • sarvakarmāṇi -
  • sarvakarman (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • svadharmeṣu -
  • svadharma (noun, masculine)
    [locative plural]
  • vyavasthitāḥ -
  • vyavasthita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    vyavasthitā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
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